noun. a treatment in which evacuated cups are applied to the skin to draw blood through the surface.
Example sentences of the word cupping
1. Noun, singular or mass
Depending on the location of the cupping, you may feel it as a vibration that increases with vehicle speed before you start seeing scoops of flat spots appear on the tire.
2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Bend at the waist and place one hand on each knee, cupping your patella in your palm.